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How boosting gut bacteria may help to battle cancer by stimulating the body to create specialist immune cells that can attack tumours

Could simply swallowing a pill containing probiotic bacteria help destroy lethal cancers? That’s the hope of a new clinical trial being run by a British bioscience company at a leading London university.  Probiotic yoghurts, which promise to promote healthy gut bacteria, have been in UK shops since the Nineties, but scientists are divided about whether commercially sold probiotics can deliver real benefits.  Read more....



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